Claims he can make “profound benefit to society”
“If I donated all of my organs today, I could clear nearly 1 percent of my state’s organ waiting list. I am 37 years old and healthy; throwing my organs away after I am executed is nothing but a waste.”
There are some obstacles, Longo admits: the organs might be tainted with infection and the prisoners might try to escape. A major problem is that the organs might be damaged if prisoners are executed with a three-drug lethal injection. He suggests changing to a single drug.
Death row inmate offers to donate organs
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